The Governing Body

The role of the Governing Body
The following page outlines the work of the governing body, their membership, roles and pecuniary interest. 
  • Governors are actively involved in supporting the school working with staff on a variety of projects to improve the facilities, opportunities and achievements of our students.
  • The Governors of Oak Lodge School are responsible with the Head Teacher for setting the aims and objectives of the school, and monitoring progress in delivering the best educational outcomes for all students.
  • All governors are appointed for a four year term, unless indicated otherwise. The Chair and Vice Chair are elected every two years.
  • None of the Governors hold Governorships in other schools.
  • None of the Governors or their partners has business interests that are relevant to the school.
  • The full governing body meets 3 times a year, in addition the sub committees also meet at least once a term.
Register of Business and Pecuniary Interests - TBC soon

Governors who have stood down within the last year



  • Hikmat Khaleeli - July 2019
  • Derek Kitchen - November 2019
  • Nkechi Ofor - December 2019
  • Mike Smith - February 2020
  • Amy Lafferty-Herbert - February 2020
  • John Ware July 2021
  • Amjad Shah July 2021
  • Sue Machell July 2021